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Clare Atzema

Senior Core Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Cardiovascular Research Program


Tilley Creary, Research Administrative Assistant, 416-480-4055


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  • FRCPC, University of Toronto
  • MSc, Clinical Epidemiology, University of Toronto
  • MD, University of British Columbia
  • BA, Simon Fraser University

Research Focus

  • Emergency medicine
  • Health care delivery
  • Cardiovascular disorders

Other Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Scientist, Sunnybrook Research Institute
  • Emergency Physician, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada Personnel Award Competition New Investigator Awards

    2013: Barnett Scholarship awarded to Dr. Clare Atzema for Atrial fibrillation in the emergency room, the AFTER study.

  • Heart and Stroke Foundation Grant-In-Aid Competition

    2013: Awarded to Dr. Clare Atzema for Follow-up care after a visit to the emergency department: assessing the frequency and timeliness in patients with chronic cardiovascular diseases.

  • Young Investigator Award

    2012: Awarded to Dr. Clare Atzema by the Canadian Cardiovascular Society for outstanding achievements in clinical science activities related to cardiovascular disease.

Recent ICES Publications

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